Upcoming Events

Locate EV events and ride and drives near you!

 

Connexus Energy Employee Workplace Electric Vehicle event

May 1, 2017
TBD
14601 Ramsey Blvd NW
Ramsey, Minnesota

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition will host an electric vehicle ride and drive for Connexus Energy employees. Employees will be able to learn about a variety of charging opportunities at work and home.

 


Green Drives Conference & Expo

May 18, 2017 - May 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
1120 East Diehl Road
Naperville, Illinois

The Lake Michigan Clean Cities Consortium is holding its 6th annual Green Drive$ Conference and Expo at the Northern Illinois University Conference Center in Naperville, Illinois. As one of the largest green-transportation conferences held in the Midwest, this one-day event is a must-attend event for public and private fleets, including commercial and municipal fleet managers, as well as federal, state and local government officials, vehicle manufacturers, dealerships, fuel suppliers, conversion companies, small businesses, and clean-tech and clean-energy professionals. Electric vehicles will be a focus of this year’s show. Details will be announced in mid February. Learn more by visiting http://chicagocleancities.org/green-drives.

 


Chicago Science Fest and Electric Vehicle Ride and Drive

May 20, 2017 - May 20, 2017
10 AM – 5 pm
1871 Tech Incubator, Merchandise Mart
Chicago, Illinois

The Illinois Science Council is organizing their 3rd Annual Chicago Science Festival — a celebration of the wow-inspiring, mind-expanding, human-benefitting awesomeness that is STEM (science, technology, engineering & math) in the Chicago area. Come for a day full of exciting science talks and interactive demonstrations aimed at people like you! The Fest will feature hourly talks by Chicago-area scientists. Between talks, you can visit any of the interactive demonstrations, where you can learn about solar panels, view the first-ever live demonstration of the Oleo Sponge, test-drive electric cars and eat edible bugs! The Chicago Area Clean Cities Coalition will be hosting the EV ride and drive on the south side of the Mart on their Chicago River plaza. Click here to register for the fest and view the full lineup of speakers and demos. There is no charge to just attend the EV ride and drive.

 


Great River Energy Employee Electric Vehicle event

May 25, 2017
11:30am - 2pm
12300 Elm Creek Blvd N
Maple Grove, Minnesota

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition will host an electric vehicle ride and drive for Great River Energy employees. Employees will be able to learn about a variety of charging opportunities at work and home. Solar charging demonstrations throughout the event.

 


Nissan LEAF Ride & Drive

May 27, 2017
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Southlake Nissan, 4201 E. Lincoln Highway
Merrillville, Indiana

Test drive the all electric Nissan LEAF at the Southlake Nissan Ride & Drive sponsored in part by South Shore Clean Cities!

 


Element Hotel Electric Vehicle event

June 9, 2017
TBD
Element Hotel
Fargo, North Dakota

North Dakota Clean Cities will host an electric vehicle ride and drive for Element Hotel employees and patrons. Employees and general public will be able to learn about a variety of charging opportunities at work and home.

 


Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association

June 22, 2017 - June 24, 2017
TBD

Greater Lansing Area Clean Cities will host an electric vehicle ride and drive with the Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association.

 


Nissan LEAF Ride & Drive

June 24, 2017
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Southlake Nissan, 4201 E. Lincoln Highway
Merrillville, Indiana

Test drive the all electric Nissan LEAF at the Ride & Drive sponsored in part by South Shore Clean Cities!

 


Picnic in the Park – Electric / Hybrid Vehicle & Charging Station Seminar

July 27, 2017
TBD
8030 Chicago Ave, River Forest, IL 60305
River Forest, Illinois

Chicago Area Clean Cities is hosting an Electric & Hybrid Vehicle and Charging Station Seminar on July 27, 2017 at the Forest Preserve District of Cook County, Thatcher Pavilion, 8030 Chicago Ave, River Forest, IL 60305.

 


Daley Plaza EV Expo

September 1, 2017
Richard J. Daley Center
Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Area Clean Cities is hosting an electric vehicle expo at the Richard J. Daley Center.
Check back for details.

 


Xcel Energy Employee Electric Vehicle event

September 1, 2017
TBD
Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition will host an electric vehicle ride and drive for Xcel Energy employees.

 


Twin Cities Auto Show 2018

March 10, 2018 - March 18, 2018
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition will work with partners hosting the Electric Room at the Twin Cities Auto Show. Attendees will see the latest technology of electric vehicles and see examples about how and where to charge electric vehicles.